Charlotte Slip & Fall Attorney
Did You Suffer an Injury from a Slip and Fall? Call Us.
It was a regular trip to the mall or a seemingly easy task at your job. But you slipped and fell because of a poor sidewalk construction or a greasy surface in your company’s warehouse. You injured your knee and now you need surgery to repair it. Since you fell on private property, you may deserve compensation to help pay for your medical bills and other expenses.
NOTE: If you were hurt at work due to a situation created by your employer or a fellow worker, you’re only able to file a claim Workers’ Comp. You won’t be able to file a personal injury action against your employer.
Falls and injuries from them occur are fairly common. There are many reason why you may slip and fall, but some of the most common are: unmarked curbs, slick surfaces, poorly designed handicap ramps and poorly maintained sidewalks. If you receive any kind of medical treatment or any test after you fall in North Carolina or Virginia, call us today to see if you may have a slip and fall case.
Steps to Take After a Slip and Fall
- Get immediate medical treatment.
- Take pictures the scene.
- Get the contact information of any witnesses.
- Don’t rush to talk to an insurance company.
- Be wary of any medical provider or attorney that contacts you first.
- Call Hunter & Everage.
If you get a call from a business’ or your employer’s insurance company after you fall, don’t say or sign anything without talking to the slip and fall personal injury attorney at Hunter & Everage first. Let us go over your legal options with you after a slip and fall. Call us today to get started.